As an extra-large enterprise group under the supervision and control of the SASAC, the Metallurgical Corporation of China Ltd. (MCC Group for short) is one of the longest-running iron and steel construction enterprises and the pioneer and main force of the Chinese iron and steel industry.
From the construction of the cradle of the Chinese iron and steel industry Ansteel in 1948 to the construction of WISCO, Baogang, TISCO, Pangang, Baosteel and so on, the Corporation has undertaken the planning, investigation, design and construction of key facilities for the production of nearly all large and medium iron and steel enterprises in China, thereby making it the founder of the 'iron and steel backbones' of China.
In 1982, the Metallurgical Construction Corporation of China was established, officially approved by the State Council and affiliated with the Ministry of the Metallurgical Industry. In December 2008, the MCC Group set up the Metallurgical Corporation of China Ltd. In September 2009, China MCC was successfully listed in Shanghai and Hong Kong.
The MCC Group is the largest and strongest contractor in metallurgical construction and service provider in metallurgical enterprise operations; one of the enterprises with major resources determined by the State; the steel production enterprise with the largest production capacity in China; one of the first 16 central enterprises with real estate development as its major business determined by the state; and the main force for the infrastructure construction of China. In the early stages of the opening-up and reform, it created the well-known 'Shenzhen speed'.In 2016, the MCC Group was honored with the titles '2015 Operation Performance Evaluation Class A Enterprise of Central Enterprise Principals' and 'Excellent Enterprise in Scientific and Technological Innovation' by the Operation Performance Evaluation for the Tenure from 2013 to 2015 of Central Enterprise Principals, and was ranked 290th in the Fortune 500 Enterprises list and 8th in the Top 250 Global Contractors list released by ENR.
As a national innovative enterprise, MCC possesses 13 Class A scientific research design institutes, 15 large-scale construction enterprises, 4 comprehensive Class A design qualifications and 23 special-grade general contracting construction qualifications. Among them, its number of double special-grade construction qualification enterprises reaches 10, ranking 1st nationwide. MCC also possesses 20 national-level scientific research and development platforms and 18,304 effective patents, ranking 4th among central enterprises. It has won the China Patent Award 22 items and the National Science & Technology Award 39 times since 2000. It has received the Luban Prize for Construction Projects 78 times (including participation), the National Quality Engineering Award 121 times (including participation), the Tien-yow Jeme Civil Engineering Prize 9 times (including participation) and the Metallurgy Industry Quality Engineering Award 459 times in total. It has over 53,000 engineering technicians, 1 academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 12 national exploration and design masters, 3 academicians and experts directly contracted by the Central Government, 4 National Talent Engineering Experts and more than 500 staff members who enjoy a special government allowance from the State Council.
Accord to the strategic positioning of being the 'national team of metallurgical construction, the main force of infrastructure construction and the pacesetter of emerging industries, insisting on taking the road of high-tech construction in the long term', MCC integrates its advantages in the best core technology and irreplaceable whole metallurgy industry chain, continuously promotes its innovation capacity and constantly assumes the national responsibility for leading China's metallurgy to a higher level of development; it depends on its outstanding scientific research, exploration, design and construction capacity, quickens its transformation and upgrading, creates the comprehensive '4 beams and 8 pillars' business system, and ceaselessly forges itself into the leading force of national infrastructure; it also undertakes the important task of being the initiator, innovator and leader of the development of national emerging industries by taking innovation strength as the new engine and kinetic energy of enterprise development, thereby creating a beautiful new 'card' for tirelessly promoting sustainable development under the new normal.
Facing the future, in adherence to the simple yet profound MCC spirit of 'Never delaying and never slacking', MCC strongly promotes quality and benefits, spares no effort to boost reform and innovation, unremittingly initiates and fulfils its responsibility for the maintenance and appreciation of the value of state-owned assets and the social responsibility of the enterprise, and strives to make progress on the new journey of 'Focusing on MCC's main business and building a beautiful MCC'.